Subject: Re: ftp yes, shell no
To: Zafer Aydogan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Johnny Billquist <email@example.com>
Date: 07/29/2004 15:27:06
On Thu, 29 Jul 2004, Zafer Aydogan wrote:
> Hello everyone on the whole wide world,
> My Aim is to enable ftp access, but deny shell access.
> If I set the shell to /sbin/nologin the ftp login is also denied with the
> words "the user may not use ftp".
> How shall I manage this ?
Add the /sbin/nologin to /etc/shells.
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